THE LEGEND OF SAINT GEORGECharacters: Narrator, Dragon, King, Princess, Saint George, PeopleNarrator: Once upon a time, far, far away, in a kingdom near the mountains,there was an enormous dragon who was always very hungry. He was eating allthe time, but he was always saying:Dragon: - I’m hungry! I’m very hungry!Narrator: Every day he ate a cow, a horse and even some sheep, until hefinished all the animals in the kingdom.Dragon: - I’m hungry! I’m very hungry!Narrator: Then the king gathered his people and told them that the only thingthey could do, was to give the dragon someone to eat. So every day, theywould draw out a name to see who would be eaten by the dragon.Narrator: The king made the draw, but he was very unlucky because hisdaughter, the princess, was chosen.King: - Poor princess! How unlucky has she been!Narrator: - But the princess had to go to the woods to be eaten by the dragon.The princess was very scared and said:Princess: - I’m scared! I’m scared! Im afraid of the dragon!Narrator: The dragon left his cave and said:Dragon: - Im hungry! Im very hungry!Narrator: And when the dragon was about to eat the princess, Saint Georgearrived, riding his white horse. He said:St. George: - Bad Dragon! You’re not going to eat the princess!Narrator: But as the dragon was very hungry, he opened his mouth, breathedfire, and said again:Dragon: - Im hungry! Im very hungry!
Narrator: Saint George, at the same time that the dragon was about to eat theprincess, stabbed the spear in the belly of the dragon, and ... poof! SaintGeorge killed the dragon.Narrator: The dragon was dead and the princess, who had been saved, said toSaint George:Princess: - Thank you! You are very brave!Narrator: And everyone was shouting:People: - Long live Saint George! Long live Saint George!Narrator: From the dragons blood came a beautiful red rose. Saint Georgepicked up the rose as a gift to the princess and said:St. George: - You’re as pretty as this rose.Narrator: After that, Saint George left the town riding on his white horse, andwhile he was leaving everyone said:People: - Long live Saint George! Long live Saint George!